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Jan 7, 2013

Panasonic Expands 2013 Home Theater Lineup

Panasonic SC-HTB770

Panasonic, today debuted the new 2013 lineup of Home Theater Systems. The new SC-HTB770, SC-HTB370 and SC-HTB70 Home Theater System models have been crafted with the consumer’s needs in mind. Compatible with various TV sizes, the new lineup offers superior sound quality with stylish and flexible layouts.

The new 2013 SC-HTB series of Home Theater Systems offer options for the entire home. The latest lineup can be paired with screens ranging from 42-65 inches, allowing consumers to choose the ideal system based on the size of their televisions…

Jan 5, 2013

Samsung Announces New AV Products for 2013

Samsung HT-F9750W

Samsung today announced the expansion of its digital audio line-up with new devices that easily turn any home entertainment setup into an optimal sound environment. The company’s 2013 AV products feature a number of wireless connectivity enhancements, including the industry’s first soundbar that can connect with a TV using wireless Bluetooth technology.

Products highlights include:

Samsung’s Vacuum Tube Soundbar (model HW-F750) is the first soundbar to feature a built-in vacuum tube to maximize sound quality, and is the world’s first soundbar that can wirelessly connect with a TV via Bluetooth…

Jan 4, 2013

Wireless JBL Charge Delivers Crisp, Loud Sound And Recharges Portable Devices

JBL Charge

Music fans seeking great sound and a long battery life from a portable music player will love the JBL Charge, a loud and powerful go-anywhere wireless speaker that fits easily into a backpack, beach bag or briefcase. The JBL Charge, introduced today at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show by parent company Harman, connects to smartphones, portable music players and tablets via Bluetooth wireless streaming. The clever JBL Charge also includes a USB port to charge a smartphone or tablet.

The JBL Charge is on display during the CES show at the HARMAN booth — Central Hall, booth number 10431 - from Jan. 8 through Jan.11…

Jan 4, 2013

JBL OnBeat Mini

JBL OnBeat Mini

The JBL brand will unveil the first portable speaker dock with a Lighting connector designed specifically for Apple Inc.'s latest line-up of iOS devices, including the iPad mini, at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

The acoustically sophisticated JBL OnBeat Mini fits into a backpack or travel bag, providing a portable charging dock for the office, dorm room, business trip or bedroom. The JBL OnBeat Mini includes two full-range transducers and built-in digital signal processing to deliver crisp, room-filling sound…

Dec 12, 2012

Bass Nation Audio Introduces Blackbox Audio System

Bass Nation Audio BlackBox

BassNation Audio launches its powered BlackBox all-wood audio speaker system to music enthusiast seeking powerful performance at an unbelievable price – only $295.

The BassNation BlackBox is a high-performance all-wood speaker system with a built-in digital amplifier that turns any music source product with an audio output jack, such as a headphone or RCA jack, into a loud and clear audio system with its simple plug and play set-up…

Dec 8, 2012

Bose Introduces SoundDock Series III Digital Music System

Bose SoundDock Series III

Bose has introduced the SoundDock Series III system, its first SoundDock digital music system designed for use with the iPhone 5, iPod touch (5th generation) and iPod nano (7th generation)

Now, owners can enjoy the iconic Bose SoundDock combination of small size and full-range audio performance from any iPod or iPhone model with a Lightning connector. An included remote control operates the system and the basic functions of the iPod or iPhone, and can switch back and forth between playlists. For flexibility and convenience, the SoundDock III system features an auxiliary input to connect other audio devices, and charges the iPod or iPhone while docked…

Dec 3, 2012

Polk Audio SurroundBar 9000 IHT Now Shipping

Polk Audio SurroundBar 9000 IHT

Polk is now delivering its new top-of-the-line reference SurroundBar 9000 Instant Home Theater (IHT), illustrating how a sleek new single-cabinet multichannel speaker can deliver a home theater experience that belies its price point.

Originally announced earlier this year and first demonstrated at the 2012 CEDIA Expo, the SurroundBar 9000 IHT and its accompanying wireless subwoofer (included) feature an array of proprietary Polk Audio technologies to create a truly enveloping listening experience.

“Nobody knows sound bar design better than Polk, but even we are blown away by the output of the SurroundBar 9000, says Polk Product Line Manager Al Baron…

Nov 15, 2012

New JBL Speakers Debut iPhone 5, iPad Mini And Updated iPad Support

JBL OnBeat Micro

HARMAN announces availability of the first two JBL speaker docks built to support the new Apple iPhone 5, iPad Mini, new iPod models and the revised iPad with Retina display. The JBL OnBeat Micro ($99) and JBL Venue LT ($199, right) include the new Apple Lightning connector, the small, reversible, all-digital connector that allowed Apple to create thinner and faster iOS devices.

The two JBL speakers, the first in the market with the new Lightning connector, offer users great flexibility in accessing audio content…

Oct 5, 2012

BeoPlay A9 Premium Active Speaker System

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A9

B&O PLAY proudly announces the launch of its latest active speaker system, BeoPlay A9, which integrates an all-star line-up of dedicated components with provocative design to create a complete sound solution that is as easy to listen to as it is to decorate with.

With the launch of BeoPlay A9, B&O PLAY extends its innovative range of wireless sound systems with the most powerful performer yet. BeoPlay A9 features a 2.1 bass reflex loudspeaker system that combines five dedicated speaker units and amps with timeless design to create a complete sound solution…

Sep 27, 2012

Bose Introduces L1 Model 1S Portable Line Array System And B2 Bass Module

Bose L1 Model 1S

Today, Bose expands its L1 family of line array systems with the new L1 Model 1S system, a portable line array that offers the best combination of performance and portability in an L1 system. The L1 Model 1S system connects musicians, DJs and other performers with audiences of up to 300 at parties, presentations, and events. A new Bose B2 bass module is also available for the L1 Model 1S and L1 Model II systems, delivering more low-frequency output for L1 system users who require more powerful bass.

Like the L1 Model II and L1 Compact systems, the L1 Model 1S system uses proprietary technology to deliver clear, powerful sound throughout the entire listening area…